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Tel: 888-491-2064



857 Lane Allen Road

Lexington, Kentucky 40504


  • Dog Bathing, Grooming, & Styling Onsite Program (Traditional)

  • Nash Express Fast Track Diploma Program for Beginners

  • Nash Express Fast Track Diploma Program for Experienced Bathers

  • Nash Express Fast Track Diploma Program for Experienced Groomers

  • Nash Express Fast Track Diploma Program for Experienced Stylists

  • Pet Care Professional Certificate Series Online Program

  • Dog Bathing, Grooming & Styling Online/Onsite Program (Combination)


  • Understanding Man's Best Friend

  • Form & Function of Man's Best Friend

  • Taking Care of Man's Best Friend

  • First Aid & CPR for Man's Best Friend

  • Who's Who in Man's Best Friend

  • Variations & Creations in Man's Best Friend

  • Salon for Man's Best Friend

  • Grooming Man's Best Friend

  • Styling Man's Best Friend

Understanding & Taking Care of the Cat

This program is designed to provide you with the knowledge and practical skills necessary to gain  employment as a professional cat groomer. It is the perfect to add on to your diploma program. You will complete one theory based online course Understanding & Taking Care of the Cat. You can complete this during your onsite training.

This course takes 1 month to complete. Upon completion of the one online course, you will complete
one week Practical Application course Cat Grooming Basics - 40 clock hours.

Program Objective

Upon completion of this Program, you will understand and be able to bath, groom and style cats encountered in a pet grooming and styling salon in a compassionate, safe and gentle manner.

You will learn the following:


  • the history of the cat, temperament and behavior of the cat

  • the external anatomy, integumentary, skeletal, muscular, digestive, reproductive, urinary, respiratory, cardiovascular, nervous, and endocrine systems of the cat.

  • different breeds and coats.

  • nutrition, disease and vaccinations, medical conditions and inherited disorders.

  • internal and external parasites, first aid including CPR.

  • Program Performance Objectives

  • You will learn the following technical procedures:

  • nail trimming, ear cleaning, dematting, bathing, drying, combing, brushing, carding, clippering,

  • scissoring and thinning.

You will learn the following salon procedures:


  • safe and gentle handling of the pet during all technical procedures

  • salon organization and sanitation

  • proper salon procedures


For more information call, 888.491.2064